Adventures with Knives: Survivng 1,000 Hours of Culinary School by Bob FoulkesAdventures with Knives: Survivng 1,000 Hours of Culinary School by Bob Foulkes

Adventures with Knives: Survivng 1,000 Hours of Culinary School

byBob Foulkes

Paperback | June 1, 2011

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Staring down a milestone age, Bob Foulkes was not content to experience life from the comfort of his easy chair. Semi-retired, restless, and bored Bob was ready for his next great adventure: 1,000 hours of intensive training in the art of classic French cooking. Bob, the oldest student in the class by a long shot, faces the many rigorous challenges of culinary training with grace, humility, and good humour. This behind-the-scenes account of life in a professional training kitchen is both eye opening and inspiring. Whether facing a career or mid-life change, Bob's timely and honest book will strike a chord with foodies, aspiring chefs and readers seeking their own adventures.
Bob Foulkes grew up in rural Alberta, where he learned, among many things, to cook, guided by his mother. He is a communications and public relations professional and a writer, and has penned short stories, op-ed pieces and articles on anything that captures his interest. Bob challenges himself regularly with adventures that scare, ent...
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Title:Adventures with Knives: Survivng 1,000 Hours of Culinary SchoolFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:8.5 X 6 X 0.68 inShipping dimensions:8.5 X 6 X 0.68 inPublished:June 1, 2011Language:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0986603120

ISBN - 13:9780986603129

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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